Gord in the media on plastics

Gord Johns in the media on ocean plastics

  • SeaWest News - December 4th, 2018 - 170,000 Canadians urge MPs to tackle plastic pollution
  • CBC News - December 3rd, 2018 - B.C. MP hopes Parliament passes private member's bill on plastic pollution
  • Chek News - December 1 2018, Parliament voting this week on Island MP's private members bill on plastics
  • IPolitics - November 30th, 2018 - Pushing for a national plan to rid the oceans of plastics
  • Ha-Shilth-Sa - Sept 25th, 2018 - Volunteers remove tons of plastic debris from Yuquot beach                 
  • Comox Valley Record - Sept 25th, 2018 - Courtenay-Alberni MP asks government to support ocean plastics strategy
  • Ashcroft-Cache Creek Journal - Sept 14th, 2018 - BC cities vote to keep plastics out of oceans, nix single-use items
  • 610 CKTB Radio - June 13, 2018
  • London Free Press - June 11, 2018 - After plastics charter, Ottawa looking at curbing own use to reduce garbage
  • Saanich News - June 8, 2018 - Vancouver Island 'ground zero' for ocean plastics issue: Courtenay-Alberni MP
  • Global News - June 7, 2018 - NDP wants to know when the government will take action on banning single-use plastics
  • Global News Radio - June 7, 2018 - Vancouver Island MP leading push for national strategy to phase out plastic
  • CBC News - June 7, 2018 - What's on Canada's agenda at the G7 — and will anyone want to talk about it?
  • Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News - June 6th, 2017 - Surfrider Pacific Rim: On protecting Canada’s Oceans this World Oceans Day
  • Nanaimo News - June 5, 2018 - RDN efforts against ocean litter receives national support
  • PBQ News - June 4th, 2018 - People invited to clean up Parksville beach
  • Chek 6 News - May 7, 2018 - Clayoquot Cleanup finds ocean plastic deep in the forest
  • Times Colonist - May 5th, 2018 - Island NDP MP Gord Johns declares war on plastic pollution
  • Globe and Mail Op Ed - May 3rd, 2018 - Can Canada reinvent the plastic economy?
  • Globe and Mail special news article
  • Chek 6 News - April 21, 2018 - Vancouver Island MP calls for improved federal plan for plastics
  • Comox Valley Record - April 20, 2018 - Vancouver Island MP calls for improved federal plan for plastics
  • Watershed Sentinel - March 29, 2018 - Oceans of Plastic
  • CBC news - Jan 30th, 2018 - B.C. shoreline groups frustrated after feds propose no-plastics pledge to the G7
  • Alberni Valley News - Jan 25th, 2018 - Courtenay-Alberni MP Gord Johns calls on government to “act locally” on ocean plastics
  • My Comox Valley Now - Nov 27th, 2017 - Johns criticizes Feds on Oceans Protection
  • Westerly News - Nov 25th, 2017 - Plastic bag spill exposes gruesome collage of ocean pollution around Tofino and Ucluelet
  • My Comox Valley Now - Nov 13th, 2017 - Island MP speaks out on coastal debris clean-up
  • CBC News - Nov 6th, 2017 - Vancouver Island MP frustrated over lack of action from Ottawa on ocean debris cleanup
  • Tofino-Ucluelet Westerly News - Nov 2nd, 2017 - Courtenay-Alberni MP demands national strategy for plastic pollution